Structure & Function: Dry Needling
[shaker_image]Sue Falsone created the organization, Structure & Function: Dry Needling, with the intention to teach dry needling to medical professionals. She organizes classes throughout America to better the expertise of sports professionals. Structure & Function: Dry Needling offers dry needling courses, 25 hours in length, in Savannah and other big cities throughout the United States! Spanning 3 days, the class is comprised of various topics on the basic dry needling methods for curing a number of acute and chronic problems in professional athletes. Throughout the seminar, Sue Falsone also demonstrates the use of cupping and intramuscular electrical stimulation (abbreviated: IMS).
About Sue Falsone and Dry Needling
[shaker_image]In the world of dry needling, a licensed medical professional works with acupuncture needles to penetrate the epidermis and stimulate the athlete’s muscles. Sue Falsone, the creator and Chief Executive Officer of SFDN, started a practical dry needling system that is called SFDN, the namesake of her business. The approach is defined by a blend of skills Sue developed and enhanced over the course of a couple of years in the business. As a real leader in her area, Sue Falsone served as Head Athletic Coach for the Los Angeles Dodgers organization, which made her the first woman in the role of Head Athletic Trainer in the 4 most important sports in the US. The the US Men’s National Soccer team also recognized her accomplishments and made her Head Athletic Trainer.
Objectives of the Course
The course was designed for the health care professional:
- to learn proper acupuncture needle handling methods, and eliminate exposure to blood borne diseases;
- to get acquainted with both general and individual anatomies of the subject to ensure their safety as the practitioner is practicing dry needling on them;
- to be able to use intramuscular stimulation in curing common orthopedic and sports-related problems; and learn different cupping techniques.
- to make sure the health professional is acquainted with the contraindications and precautions in regards to dry needling;
- to teach the clinicians to use dry needling techniques when curing various ortho and sports-related injuries;
Upon completion of the course, the students will be able to use their newly learned skills, and will be able to use them to treat their athletes.
Information About the Classes
The classes cost one thousand two hundred ninety five dollars, and when someone signs ten people up, they (their department or facility) get free tuition for one individual. They recommend that the practitioners bring a few specific items with them to the seminar: a TENS unit, alligator clips, and a book about human anatomy. The staff supply the needles for all participants to use in class. As well as currently approving CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for their future courses, SFDN is approved by the Board of Certification, Inc. to provide continuing education services to accredited Athletic Trainers. In some fields, Continuing Education Units are mandatory for those employed to maintain their licenses and be able to go on working in their industry.
Continuing education activities certified by ProCert for Physiotherapists are currently available here for twenty-six CEUs: Savannah, Georgia. Also, National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA BOC) (P10069) provides the means to earn twenty-five Continuing Education Units, Arizona Physical Therapy Association two and a half CEUs, and Georgia Physical Therapy Association twenty-five Continuing Education Units.
Hosting a Class
[shaker_image]If they want to hold a dry needling course, physical therapists and other health care experts may sign up for it on the SFDNís web site. All the latest info about dry needling, cupping, and intramuscular stimulation is taught in our courses. Sue Falsone combined her competence and expertise in order to incorporate pain management, dry needling, fascial manipulation, visceral manipulation, movement efficiency, soft tissue mobilization, and differential diagnosis to form the dry needling approach as of this moment respected and admired throughout the United States.
Using the SFDN system, aside from enriching the base of sports medicine knowledge, sports medical professionals can to enhance the care for their athletes and patients.
Get in Contact
Visit Structure & Function: Dry needling’s web page in case you wish to learn more information about our future courses; on our website.
You will be able to reach out to Sue Falsone and her crew by using the Contact us section of our webpage, by phone at (602) 888-1998, or by dropping them an email, as stated here on our Contact page.